Empowering small-scale farmers and providing them better access to information, markets and technologies is key to ensuring future food security. Without additional efforts, the target of ending hunger by 2030 will not be met.
An American business group appealed to China to ease import restrictions on agricultural goods including genetically modified seeds and other biotechnology, highlighting complaints Beijing blocks market access despite its vocal support for free trade. Read moreRead More »
One of the major concerns among the nations that have signed on to the Trans-Pacific Partnership is that if the U.S. Congress does not ratify the agreement, China will be in the driver’s seat on setting the trade agenda. Read moreRead More »